Category: Horse Racing

War of Will wins the 144th Preakness Stakes, but Bodexpress stole the show

The 2019 edition of the Triple Crown continues to be a bizarre one. After the most controversial finish in Kentucky Derby history just two weeks ago, we saw yet another fascinating turn of events in the 144th running of the Preakness Stakes, as Bodexpress (20-1) managed to finish the entire race without a jockey. War […]

24th horse dies at Santa Anita Park, another dies at Pimlico Race Course

Santa Anita Park 24 horses have now died in five months at Santa Anita Park in California. Commander Coil, a 3-year-old gelding, sustained a shoulder injury while galloping during training hours on Friday morning and had to be euthanized. It was the 24th fatality since December 26 and the first since March 31. “Equine shoulder […]

How to watch the Victoria Derby online or on TV: Spring racing live stream, TV guide

It’s another big weekend of horse racing, culminating in the Victoria Derby at 2:50pm (AEDT) on Saturday, November 3. This is The Roar’s ultimate guide to live streaming the race online, or watching it on TV. The 2500m race is one of the longest derbies in the country and, taking place on the first day […]

When is the Melbourne Cup barrier draw? Barrier draw start time, live stream, key information

The all-important barrier draw – where starting positions for the horses competing at the 2018 Melbourne Cup – is set to take place at 6:30pm (AEDT) on Saturday, November 3. This is The Roar’s ultimate guide to the barrier draw, including how to live stream the event, or watch it on TV. The Melbourne Cup […]